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cover of Breaking the Silence

Breaking the Silence

by Walter, Laqueur & Richard Breitman

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671546946
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New York: Simon & Schuster. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. 0671546945 . DJ and boards show some shelf wear, with DJ having short tears and light chipping. Price-clipped with gift notation and previous owner's name on FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, B&W … Read more
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cover of Verdun The Lost History of the Most Important Battle of World War I,  1914-1918

Verdun The Lost History of the Most Important Battle of World War I, 1914-1918

by Mosier, John

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Ainsworth Books
Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780451414625
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$18.50

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New York: NAL Caliber. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2013. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0451414624 . As new; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped, B&W photographs.; 9.1 X 6.2 X 1.4 inches; 400 pages; "Conventional wisdom holds that the battle began in February 1916 and lasted until December, when the victorious French… Read more
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cover of Lords of the Lake The Naval War on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814.

Lords of the Lake The Naval War on Lake Ontario, 1812-1814.

by Malcomson, Robert

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781896941080
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$21.50

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Toronto ON: Robin Brass Studio, Incorporated. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 1896941087 . Some edgewear to dustjacket, light wear to book ; Bright solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. B&W illustrations and maps, map endpapers. ; 8.9 X 6.2 X 1.4 inches; 411 pages; "Of all the struggles that took place … Read more
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cover of The Gathering Storm

The Gathering Storm

by Churchill, Winston S.

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First British Edition
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$26.50

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London: Cassell & Co. Ltd. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1948. First British Edition. Hardcover. Light general wear to black cloth covered boards, dustjacket shows some soil, chipping head and tail of spine, a couple of small holes in DJ spine, 1 1/2" tear top back edge of spine, light creasing, a few pages in … Read more
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cover of Mein Kampf The first complete and unexpurgated edition in the English  language

Mein Kampf The first complete and unexpurgated edition in the English language

by Hitler, Adolf

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First US Edition
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$295.00

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New York: Stackpole. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1939. First US Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth covered boards show considerable shelf wear along bottom edges and at all corners some short tears top of spine, some wear to silver titles on spine.; Hinges intact. Text block is tight and solid, some pages marked unobtrusively in pencil.; Large… Read more
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cover of Mission To Tashkent

Mission To Tashkent

by Bailey, Lt.-Col. F. M., CIE

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition
1st Thus
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London: Folio Society. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1999. 1st Thus. Hardcover. Slipcase has light soiling, page edges lightly foxed? (for effect by publisher?). ; Illustrated paper covered boards over red cloth spine, B&W illustrations throughout. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 269 pages; "Colonel F. M. Bailey, whose extraordinary adventures are told here,… Read more
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cover of German Imperialism: Its Past and Present

German Imperialism: Its Past and Present

by Yerusalimsky, Arkady

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First English Edition; First Printing
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Moscow: Progress Publishers. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1969. First English Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. DJ and boards show shelf wear, with chipping at top of DJ spine. Book spine is faded at top. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Translated from Russian by Vic Schneierson ; 8vo… Read more
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cover of Frozen in Time An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost  Heroes of World War II

Frozen in Time An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II

by Zuckoff, Mitchell

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Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062133434
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$16.50

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New York: Harpercollins. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. 0062133438 . DJ shows light shelf wear. Remainder dot on bottom page edges. ; Book boards and spine in near-fine condition, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.2 X 6.5 X 1.4 inches; 391 pages; "On November 5, 1942, a US… Read more
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cover of HMS Virago in the Pacific 1851-1855 ; To the Queen Charlottes and Beyond

HMS Virago in the Pacific 1851-1855 ; To the Queen Charlottes and Beyond

by Akrigg, G. P. V. and Helen B. Akrigg

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550390308
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Victoria, BC: Sono Nis Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 1550390309 . As new, still in shrinkwrap. Because of this we are unable to describe the contents. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 209 pages; "HMS Virago was a Royal Navy Driver-class wooden paddle sloop launched on 25 July 1842 from… Read more
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cover of For Honour's Sake The War of 1812 and the Brokering of an Uneasy Peace

For Honour's Sake The War of 1812 and the Brokering of an Uneasy Peace

by Zuehlke, Mark

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Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780676977059
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Toronto: Knopf Canada. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. 0676977057 . A near-fine volume in a near-fine DJ, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 9.1 X 5.8 X 1.4 inches; 443 pages; "In the Canadian imagination, the War of 1812 looms large. It was a war in which British and Indian troops prevailed… Read more
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cover of The Huguenot Wars an eyewitness account

The Huguenot Wars an eyewitness account

by Coudy, Julien (Editor)

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$23.50

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Philadelphia: Chilton Book Company. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. DJ and boards show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 405 pages; "This documentary history, based on eye witness reports, brings to the reader a vivid sense of the times… Read more
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cover of 1944 The Canadians in Normandy

1944 The Canadians in Normandy

by Roy, Reginald H.

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771597961
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$37.50

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Toronto: MacMillan of Canada. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 0771597967 . DJ shows shelf wear with chipping, short tears and creasing. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. B&W photos and maps, map endpapers ; Canadian War Museum Historical Publications No.19; 9.1 X 6.3 X 1.6… Read more
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Canada's Bastions of Empire Halifax, Victoria and the Royal Navy 1749-1918

by Elson, Bryan

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Published
2014
Condition
Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781459503267
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Halifax, NS: Formac. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket. 2014. First Edition. Hardcover. 1459503260 . DJ and boards show very light shelf wear. Upper front corner of front free end paper has been clipped, a couple of pages dogeared on the bottom fore corner. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Promotional sheet… Read more
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Letters From the First Afghan War 1839-1841

by Douglas, Capt. James Dundas

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
1st Thus
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$100.00

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Victoria, BC: Jose Villa-Arce Ltd.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 2011. 1st Thus. Softcover. Light rippling base of card covers and dust jacket from moisture damage, some scuffing damage of dust jacket in that area, short tear top spine edge ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Stunning… Read more
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The Reluctant Tommy An Extraordinary Memoir of the First World War

by Skirth, Ronald

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
ISBN
9780230746732
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$17.50

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London: MacMillan. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 2010. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 023074673X . DJ and boards show light shelf wear, with small corner bump on top front board, 1" closed tear bottom edge back of DJ. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. B&W illustrations; 8.5 X 5.6 X 1.5 inches; … Read more
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cover of For Your Tomorrow Canadians and the Burma Campaign, 1941-1945

For Your Tomorrow Canadians and the Burma Campaign, 1941-1945

by Farquharson, Robert

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Printing
ISBN
9781412015363
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$22.50

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Victoria, BC: Trafford Publishing. Very Good. 2004. Fourth Printing. Softcover. 1412015367 . Card covers show light shelf wear, light soiling. ; A tight solid book. ; 9.0 X 6.0 X 0.8 inches; 326 pages; "Seventy minutes before the attack on Pearl Harbour, the Japanese forces launched the invasion that in five months rolled unstoppably across the… Read more
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cover of Road to Resistance An Autobiography

Road to Resistance An Autobiography

by Millar, George Reid

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Ainsworth Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First US Edition
ISBN
9780316571432
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$16.50

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Boston: Little, Brown. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0316571431 . Small patch of damage from sticker removal on front panel of dust jacket, short closed tear, bottom back DJ ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. B&W photos in center of book ;… Read more
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cover of Drums of Autumn

Drums of Autumn

by Gabaldon, Diana

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Ainsworth Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780770427757
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$20.00

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Toronto: Seal Books. Very Good. 1997. First Paperback Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0770427758 . Light yellowing of pages, light wear to card covers, minimal creasing, a few pages toward the back dogeared lower forecorner. ; Tight solid book, original Kinuko Craft artwork on front card cover with raised titles. Number line 1-10 ; Mass Market PB; Outlander… Read more
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cover of Timber

Timber

by Haig-Brown, Roderick L.

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Ainsworth Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780870715150
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$16.50

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Corvallis OR: Oregon State University Press. Very Good+. 1993. Reprint. Softcover. 0870715151 . Light wear to card covers; A bright, solid book, text unmarked ; Northwest Reprints; 8.4 X 5.9 X 0.7 inches; 410 pages; "Robert Haig-Brown, best known as the author of books about fly-fishing, especially A River Never Sleeps, drew on personal experience as a… Read more
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cover of Notes from a Small Island

Notes from a Small Island

by Bryson, Bill

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Published
2013
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Fourth Printing
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$18.50

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London: The Folio Society. Near Fine. 2013. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Only slight wear ; Pictorial photographic wraparound art on boards in plain rusty brown slipcase ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 235 pages; "After nearly two decades in Britain, Bill Bryson took the decision to move back to the States for a while but before… Read more
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